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Friday, February 12, 2010

Shushing the Twitters

Posted By on Fri, Feb 12, 2010 at 6:51 AM

Another court in Baltimore -- a la Judge Chris Piazza in the Curtis Lavelle Vance murder trial -- has shut down Twitters and other instant communications from courtrooms during trials.

Too bad for instant information junkies. I can see some arguments against it -- use of devices to transmit info to future witnesses outside the courtroom, for example. But I also would like to see more broadcasting of live court proceedings, so ....

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